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The Artistic Space-Time Continuum

Cherie Z. Hu talks to composer Sean K. Rodan and visual artist Jiye Ha about their work and the intersections of space and time in art.

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Depending on whether I can make it back to the quad

Goldsmith Book Awards
Crime

Photos of the Day (03/03/2015)

Boston Ballet Presents Lady of the Camellias
Music

Boston Ballet Presents Lady of the Camellias

The Boston Ballet presents Lady of the Camellias.

Van Gogh's "Self-Portrait Dedicated to Paul Gauguin"
Arts

Van Gogh's "Self-Portrait Dedicated to Paul Gauguin"

Van Gogh's "Self-Portrait Dedicated to Paul Gauguin" in the Harvard Art Museums.

Books

‘Aquarium’ Mesmerizes

Vann tells a moving story of a memorable protagonist. His novel, at once bleak and poetic, told in shimmering, original figurative language, succeeds in its uncompromising look at family relationships.

On Campus

'Stranger' Brings Depth, Intensity to Loeb Ex

Strong acting helps "Stranger" deliver on its premise, and, despite momentary deficiencies of subtlety and a faintly inadequate ending, the play fascinates and unsettles.

Books

'Lemony Snicket' talks 'We are Pirates'

“So my thinking was: If a lot of people come, then a lot of people get to hear these great poets. And if nobody comes, instead of feeling like a failure by myself I can go and get drunk with the other poets.”

Books

'The Buried Giant' Unearths Truths

Although at times tiresome in its stilted dialogue and simplistic characters, “The Buried Giant” is nonetheless a moving parable of remembrance, loss, and the resilience of love.

Columns

“No white people allowed:” The Power of a Separate Space

Kirin Gupta explains the importance of defining a separate space that is one's own.

Van Gogh's "Self-Portrait" Auctioned in 1939
Arts

Van Gogh's "Self-Portrait" Auctioned in 1939

Van Gogh's "Self-Portrait Dedicated to Paul Gauguin" is auctioned at Galerie Fisher, Lucerne, in 1939.

Van Gogh's "Self-Portrait Dedicated to Paul Gauguin" Close-Up
Arts

Van Gogh's "Self-Portrait Dedicated to Paul Gauguin" Close-Up

A close-up of Van Gogh's "Self-Portrait Dedicated to Paul Gauguin" in the Harvard Art Museums.

Van Gogh's "Self-Portrait Dedicated to Paul Gauguin"
Visual Arts

Portrait of the Artist: Behind Van Gogh's "Self-Portrait Dedicated to Paul Gauguin"

Whatever it is that accounts for the particular allure of Van Gogh’s “Self-Portrait Dedicated to Paul Gauguin” at the Harvard Art Museums, there’s no denying that it is a hard painting to forget. But many visitors may not know is that the painting has a history with richness to match: a ruined friendship, a missing museum, a Nazi art auction. This is that story.

9/11 Memorial
College

Boots on the Ground: ROTC at Harvard

Kaledora Kiernan-Linn
College

The Dropouts

Snow on Plympton
College

More Snow Looming, College Alters Dining Schedule

Divest Harvard Rally
Central Administration

After 24-Hour Sit-In, Divest Harvard Protesters Leave Mass. Hall